Unformatted text preview: to tprop , then the protocol will be inefficient R10. Why is an ARP query sent within a broadcast frame? Why is an ARP response sent within a frame with a specific destination MAC address? An ARP query is sent in a broadcast frame because the querying host does not know which adapter address corresponds to the IP address in question. For the response, the sending node knows the adapter address to which the response should be sent, so there is no need to send a broadcast frame (which would have to be processed by all the other nodes on the LAN R15. 4 1.c.1 1 1.c.2 2 1.c.3 3 1.c.4...
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This note was uploaded on 02/28/2012 for the course IS 450 taught by Professor Martens,j during the Spring '08 term at UMBC.
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